California spiny lobster - Panulirus interruptus

Lobster season begins on the first Wednesday in October but this Panulirus interruptus is safe unless it wanders too far from its protected area. According to a recent article, 95% of all California lobster commercially collected are shipped to China with most local restaurants serving less expensive Maine Lobster. In Mexico, 99% of this species also ships to China.

24 September 2017




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